The influence of hospital volume on survival after resection for lung cancer Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Carcinoma, Non-Small-Cell Lung
  • Hospital Mortality
  • Hospitals
  • Lung Neoplasms
  • Pneumonectomy

abstract

  • Patients who undergo resection for lung cancer at hospitals that perform large numbers of such procedures are likely to survive longer than patients who have such surgery at hospitals with a low volume of lung-resection procedures.

publication date

  • July 19, 2001

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1056/NEJM200107193450306

PubMed ID

  • 11463014

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 181

end page

  • 8

volume

  • 345

number

  • 3